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Pickering defends Benghazi report, says criticisms not based in fact

The leader of a panel charged with reviewing September's attack in Benghazi, Libya, said Sunday that criticism of his report was unfounded and did not accurately reflect how his review was carried out. Thomas Pickering, a former ambassador and co-

4 dead bodies found shot in southern Indiana home

Four bodies with gunshot wounds were found in a southern Indiana home late Saturday night, authorities said. Officials are investigating their deaths as a quadruple homicide, Bartholomew County Sheriff Mark Gorbett said.

Castro brother says victims unrecognizable in photos

Ariel Castro's brothers no longer refer to him as kin. Instead, they call him "a monster" who should rot in jail after being accused of kidnapping and holding three young women hostage in his home for a decade.

Leaving Las Vegas: Prince Harry puts scandal behind him on U.S. tour

ON TOUR WITH PRINCE HARRY (CNN) -- Last time Prince Harry visited these shores, he departed under a cloud. By contrast, his current visit is going swimmingly.

O.J. Simpson says bad legal advice put him in prison

Disgraced football legend O.J. Simpson is scheduled to return to a Las Vegas courtroom Monday in a bid to get his robbery, assault and kidnapping convictions thrown out.

UPDATE: At least 11 wounded in Mother's Day shooting in New Orleans

More than a dozen people were injured Sunday when gunmen opened fire at a parade in New Orleans, police said. Remi Braden, a police spokeswoman, said that it appears 17 people were injured, including a young girl.

Republicans walk fine line when targeting Clinton in Benghazi probe

Republicans continued to put Hillary Clinton at the center of their inquest into last September's attack in Benghazi, claiming Sunday the former secretary of state wasn't assigned enough blame in an independent probe of the incident.

Second case of challenging virus reported in France

-- A person who shared a hospital room with a patient who has a newly discovered and sometimes deadly virus also has tested positive for the infection, the French Health Ministry said Sunday.

Police believe body is that of 18-month-old Kansas girl

The body of an 18-month-old girl whose mother was found dead last week along with two others may have been discovered Saturday, police in Kansas said.

Female veterans in Congress decry military's handling of sexual assaults

The way the military has prosecuted sexual assaults within its ranks is deplorable, two congresswomen who have served in the armed forces said Sunday, calling for a new system for reporting those kinds of crimes.